Floyd County moves into the last full month of Summer with a weekend full of activities to serve many interests. Small Town Summer Event Series plays out in Lineberry Park Thursday night, weather permitting, and Friday brings the First Friday Artists reception at the Station on South Locust, the Artisan Fair, the Friday Night Jamboree
FloydFest-18 Wild goes into its fourth day Saturday with sunny weather and temperatures flirting with the low 80s — a good omen in a festival that began with a rain storm Wednesday. Nighttime rains have not dampened the spirits of the annual event on the Blue Ridge Parkway at the Floyd-Patrick County line. Campers and
Floyd’s Small Town Summer Events show this Thursday night, billed as a FloydFest Warm-Up, featured South Hill Banks and Los Chupacabras for a free evening of music and fun in Warren Lineberry Park. FloydFest 18 kicks off on Wednesday of next week by the Parkway just over the Floyd-Patrick County line. See you there.
Vintage cars, pickups, motorcycles and perhaps some tractors this weekend at the annual Auto Fair & Vintage Swap Meet at Chantilly Farm Friday, Saturday and Sunday. A warm-up for FloydFest on stage in Warren Lineberry Park on South Locust Street Thursday evening. And, of course, The Friday Night Jamboree in the Country Store and on
Music, meditation, ministry and munchies in Indian Valley Saturday during the three-day Replenish Festival now in its fourth year. Gospel music with a rock beat brought the crowd to its feet Saturday afternoon. Other entertainment included Finding Favour, Blue Ridge Church, All came as One, Christ Chapel Worship Band, the Glorylanders and others. Replenish Revival
Beware of black cats, walking under ladders and other temptations for at least Friday the 13th, which is part of this weekend’s series of offerings in and around Floyd County. Replenish Festival in Indian Valley Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the Healthy Floyd 5K run at Chantilly Farm on Saturday plus the Energy Fair at the
Fourth of July fireworks fill the sky over Floyd County High School Friday night. The fun begins at 6 p.m. with the fireworks starting at dark. A vendor faire at Harvest Moon, First Friday artist reception at the Station at South Locust plus the artisan fair on Friday night and Farmer’s Market also offer diversions,
Round two of Floyd’s Small Town Music series dodged some rain for a good part of the music featuring the Jeff Little Trio along with Wayne Henderson and Helen White before a good crowd at Warren Lineberry Park Thursday evening. Recognizing the threat of weather, the scheduled movie as part of the event moved inside
Guitar legend Wayne Henderson with partner Helen White headline the Small Town Summer Series this Thursday night at Warren Lineberry Park on Locust Street in Floyd. The Jeff Little Trio adds to the evening with piano interpretations of country, pop and jazz and the evening includes Despicable Me 3. The fun starts at 6 p.m.
If the latest forecasts from the National Weather Service office in Blacksburg can be believed — a stretch of faith on most days — this area faces a dry and warm weekend. Looks like a lot of good things to do in and around Floyd. The Mountains of Music events of the Crooked Road continues